ProtoCAM offers and uses the most advanced processes and materials to best meet your rapid prototyping and 3D printing needs.
The column headers below link to more detailed information on the materials used for each process. Please contact us for additional or special materials or processes for your rapid prototyping application.
|Stereolithography||Laser Sintering||PolyJet 3D Printing|
|Short Description||Laser cured resin||Laser cured powder||Sprayed material|
|Color||Clear or white, can be dyed or painted||White, can be dyed or painted||46 colors|
|Clarity||Opaque to nearly glass clear||Opaque||Opaque to translucent|
|Surface Finish||Smooth, can be sanded||Somewhat coarse||Smooth to rubber-like|
|Durability||Fair, a bit brittle||Good||Good|
|Water Resistance||Good to excellent||Poor, absorbent||Good|
ProtoCAM provides our customers engineering assistance on selecting the best prototyping processes and materials. The above listing is not comprehensive; ProtoCAM uses many other prototyping processes, materials, and resins based on your needs. Please contact us for assistance with your rapid prototyping and additive manufacturing method and material selection.